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Please ID - Leptoglossus occidentalis

Please ID - Leptoglossus occidentalis
Southfield, Michigan, USA
October 5, 2013
What is this handsome insect and what are the 4 white dots on its head, please?

Moved from ID Request.

Leptoglossus occidentalis
Guide. The white objects are tachinid fly eggs.

When hatched, do they kill th
When hatched, do they kill the host?

They are parasitoids, meaning they directly kill the host.

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